How do animals get water in the desert where there is little or none? How do they survive and thrive in such harsh conditions? Are there animals that don’t drink water? Discover the answers to these questions and more in this exciting one-hour presentation!
How dangerous are the wild animals that live in our communities? How can we live with them and still be safe? How do they survive and thrive around people? Discover the answers to these questions and more in this informative one-hour presentation!
Kids (including parents and caregivers) will learn about our desert through a fun story, game, and a short outdoor experience. Feel free to bring a picnic lunch to enjoy after the program at one of the playgrounds in our park. Please bring water and closed-toe shoes. Suggested for ages 3-6.
How have people survived off the desert for thousands of years? Which desert plants are edible and when are they edible? Discover the answers to these questions and more in this exciting quarter-mile stroll along the Desert Hawk Trail. Join our Park Ranger as he shares some useful information about our edible desert plants. Please bring water and closed-toe shoes. Meet at the Nature Center.
What are the names of the cacti that grow in our desert? How do they survive (and thrive!) in such a harsh environment? Discover amazing facts about these incredible plants when you join our Park Ranger for this scenic stroll along the quarter-mile Desert Hawk Trail. Please bring water and closed-toe shoes. Meet at the Nature Center.